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December 2018

Who I Am, Where I Belong, and Where I’m Going: Promoting Positive Identity Development for Youth in Connecticut Foster Care

For most adolescents, developing their own identity is one of the central aspects of teenage life.

Issue Area:
Child Welfare
October 2018

Declining Health Insurance Coverage and Stagnant Incomes in Connecticut: Latest Data from the American Community Survey

In this report, we analyze the US Census Bureau released 2017 data from the American Community Survey (ACS), the Census Bureau’s most detailed look at income, health insurance, poverty, and o

Issue Areas:
Family Economic Security, Health
September 2018

Data Walks: Community-Engaged Advocacy

Policy research and advocacy groups increasingly recognize the value of authentic engagement and relationship building with the communities for which they advocate.

Issue Area:
Education
August 2018

Early Care and Education Candidate Guide

The Early Care and Education Candidate Guide provides an overview of the state’s current challenges and solutions pertaining to early childhood issues.

Issue Areas:
Early Care, Education
August 2018

The State of Working Connecticut: Wages Stagnant for Working Families

"The State of Working Connecticut" report provides a close look at recent trends in the state’s labor force, jobs, and wages.

Issue Area:
Family Economic Security
August 2018

Candidate Briefing Book - 2018

The Candidate Briefing Book provides an overview of the challenges the state faces and a roadmap for voters and policymakers to move forward.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
July 2018

The Latino-White Education Gap in Connecticut: Indicators of Inequality in Access and Outcomes

Access to a robust and challenging education allows all Connecticut students to pursue their dreams and live to their full potential.

Issue Area:
Education
June 2018

2018 Legislative Session Review

During the 2018 legislative session, Connecticut Voices for Children raised a powerful voice at the Capitol, advocating for the research-based policies and best practices that will enable every chi

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
June 2018

Impact of the Final FY 2019 Budget Adjustments on Children and Families

In order for Connecticut to spur economic growth, address growing disparities in income, wealth and opportunity, and leverage the untapped potential of many of its children, families, and communiti

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
May 2018

The Proposed Farm Bill Puts the Food Security of Connecticut’s Children and Families at Risk

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)—formerly Food Stamps—provides low-income households with a monthly benefit that is redeemable only for food.

Issue Areas:
Child Welfare, Family Economic Security